Meg Mackintosh and the Stage Fright Secret: A by Lucinda Landon

By Lucinda Landon

During this 8th experience within the well known Meg waterproof coat secret sequence for younger readers, teenagers sign up for Meg in class, the place the secret membership is acting a play. in the course of the twists and turns of the play, a true secret happens at the level. younger detective Meg, who's the announcer for the play, needs to use her powers of commentary and deduction to resolve such questions as Why did the lighting exit on the fallacious time? What occurred backstage? Who stole the precious prop? and Does the case have whatever to do with Meg's brother's degree fright? This tale positive factors maps, images, scrambled codes, and clues hidden in line drawings, inviting even the main intimidated readers to watch the scenes and remedy the secret. an effective way for academics to introduce topics of mysteries and theater, this fast moving suspense tale deals a mini-play in the e-book that may be played by means of younger readers.

Show description

Read or Download Meg Mackintosh and the Stage Fright Secret: A Solve-It-Yourself Mystery (Meg Mackintosh Mystery series) PDF

Similar children's books books

Meg Mackintosh and the Stage Fright Secret: A Solve-It-Yourself Mystery (Meg Mackintosh Mystery series)

During this 8th experience within the renowned Meg waterproof coat secret sequence for younger readers, young children subscribe to Meg in school, the place the secret membership is acting a play. throughout the twists and turns of the play, a true secret occurs at the level. younger detective Meg, who's the announcer for the play, needs to use her powers of commentary and deduction to resolve such questions as Why did the lighting exit on the unsuitable time?

Telemachus, son of Ulysses

Excerpt from The Adventures of Telemachus, the Son of Ulysses To thofe who've learn this paintings basically as an exercife at fchool, it is beauties are entirely unknown; and between them that experience realized Punch during this state, there's n0t most likely above one in fifty who can now learn it within the unique with extra virtue than a local of gun might learn Pope's Rape of the Lock in a profe tran a non.

See and Spy Counting (Baby Einstein Books)

The concept that of numbers and counting from 1 to five is proven by means of the newborn Einstein characters in numerous playful, fun eventualities. little ones will savor discovering, naming, and counting numerous items in each one representation. The e-book additionally builds vocabulary, and teaches the names of elements of the physique.

Additional resources for Meg Mackintosh and the Stage Fright Secret: A Solve-It-Yourself Mystery (Meg Mackintosh Mystery series)

Sample text

His eyeballs glow in the dark! (Old Jane and Witson carefully approach the tombstone and shine flashlight behind it. ) Witson: It’s not here! (Accusingly) Okay Pirate, we know you took the raven, now where is it? Witch: (Nudges Pirate) Go on, you’d better tell them where it is. Pirate: Oh, all right. I took it, but it was just a Halloween trick. I’m sorry. I did hide it behind the tombstone for a while, but I put it back. It’s on your porch. Old Jane: On the porch? (Jane walks over to the porch.

Witch and Pirate toss candy to the audience) (Curtain closes) 41 M e g M a c k i n t o s h Behind the closed curtain, the cast congratulated each other. Ms. Morse gave Meg a hug, “I’m not sure what happened out there, but thank you, Meg. ” “Yeah, thanks Meg,” Simon whispered to her. “Thanks for keeping my stage fright a secret. ” “That’s okay,” Meg replied. ” “I agree, Meg,” said Ms. Morse. “In fact, I think I’ll rewrite the play to have it end exactly the way it did tonight. It was so very mysterious!

After studying art at the Rhode Island School of Design, she illustrated The Young Detective’s Handbook, by William Vivian Butler. That book received a special Edgar Allan Poe Award from the Mystery Writers of America and it launched Meg Mackintosh, who soon starred in her own adventures. The Meg Mackintosh Mystery series is now eight books strong, all published by Secret Passage Press. Meg and her brother Peter also appear in American History Mysteries, which Ms. Landon wrote and illustrated. Lucinda Landon lives in Rhode Island with her husband, photographer Jim Egan, and their sons Alex and Eric, three dogs, two cats, and two horses.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.84 of 5 – based on 17 votes